NxStage Kidney Care To Host Grand Opening Event at Greenbelt Dialysis Center
Patients and physicians invited to tour state-of-the-art facility and learn about flexible dialysis therapies
LAWRENCE, Mass. – (June 16, 2015) NxStage Kidney Care, Inc. will host a Grand Opening event at its Greenbelt, Maryland center for dialysis patients and their families, nephrologists, and nephrology nurses on Wednesday, July 15 from 4-6pm. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet the center’s highly-trained care team, hear a patient’s perspective, and learn about the flexible dialysis therapy options available at the center. NxStage Kidney Care is a subsidiary of NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), and welcomes Prince George County and Washington D.C.-area patients and industry professionals to visit the new dialysis facility.
“Our top priority is to provide members of the local kidney community the chance to choose dialysis therapies that meet their personal healthcare needs,” said Dr. Ashté Collins, Medical Director at NxStage Kidney Care Greenbelt. Dr. Collins is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at The George Washington University (GWU) School of Medicine & Health Sciences. "As NxStage Kidney Care brings therapy innovation to the Washington D.C. area, my team and I are dedicated to empowering patients to take control of their treatments and to helping them improve their quality of life."
NxStage Kidney Care Greenbelt offers multiple therapy options using the NxStage® System One™, including flexible in-center hemodialysis, home hemodialysis (HHD), home nocturnal hemodialysis, and short-term respite care. The center also offers peritoneal dialysis (PD), along with personalized training for all home therapies offered. The center’s renal social worker provides patients with transplant assistance and lifestyle guidance, while the registered dietitian works with them to craft nutritional plans tailored to their needs.
“We are so excited to invite local patients and their loved ones to join us in celebrating the Grand Opening of our new center and talk to us about the different treatment options we offer,” said Towanda Maker, Center Director at NxStage Kidney Care Greenbelt. “Our compassionate team works in partnership with our patients to understand their unique needs and individual goals.”
The event will take place at NxStage Kidney Care Greenbelt, located at 10003 Derekwood Lane, Suite 100, Lanham, MD. For more information about NxStage Kidney Care's home and flexible in-center dialysis options please visit www.nxstagekidneycare.com or call (240) 544-0811.
About NxStage Kidney Care
NxStage Kidney Care, Inc., a subsidiary of NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), is innovating a dialysis care model that is intended to support and encourage patient centered care and provide enhanced access to the life-changing benefits of home therapy as well as flexible in-center options. By leveraging NxStage's home leadership and the innovative technology of its System One, NxStage Kidney Care is committed to helping patients take control of their dialysis and to allowing physicians the flexibility to prescribe what is truly best for their patients. For more information, please visit www.nxstagekidneycare.com or call (866) 694-2707.
About NxStage MedicalNxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM) is a medical device company, headquartered in Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA, that develops, manufactures and markets innovative products for the treatment of ESRD and acute kidney failure. For more information on NxStage and its products, please visit the Company's website at www.nxstage.com.
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